|People United - January 15, 2010 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features geographer Jenna Loyd on the connections between militarization, mass incarceration, and migration policies. Coeditor of the forthcoming anthology _Beyond Walls and Cages_, Jenna Loyd is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Place, Culture and Politics at the City University of New York. She spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin, Texas, on September 22, 2009. Episode concludes with a commentary by Mumia Abu-Jamal ("More Bad Intel").
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; immigrant; detention; prison; incarceration; militarization; migration; rights; justice; abolition; Beyond Walls and Cages; Jenna Loyd; geography; geographer; Center for Place Culture and Politics; CUNY; MonkeyWrench Books
|People United - January 20, 2012 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features Harjit Singh Gill of the Institute for Anarchist Studies and Carlos Perez de Alejo of Cooperation Texas on the subject of anarchism from a historical and international perspective. They spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin, Texas, on January 15, 2012.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Harjit Singh Gill; Institute for Anarachist Studies; Carlos Perez de Alejo; Cooperation Texas; Third Coast Workers for Cooperation; MonkeyWrench Books; MonkeyWrench Books Collective; anarchism; socialism; Marxism; First International; Karl Marx; Mikhail Bakunin; Peter Kropotkin; freedom; equality; hierarchy; state; civil society; organizing; alliances; solidarity; socialist society; workers; students; general strike; capitalism; anarcho-syndicalism; vanguardism; process; theory; practice; prefigurative politics; International Socialist Organization; Paul D'Amato; Spain; Confederacion Nacional del Trabajo; CNT; Francisco Franco; Spanish Civil War; Confederacion General del Trabajo; CGT; Cuba; Chile; Mexico; Argentina; India; British colonialism; Indian independence movement; Ghadar Party; Bhagat Singh; United States; Lucy Parsons; May Day; Occupy Wall Street; Occupy movement; history; current events
|People United - December 11, 2009 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features an interview about the oil industry with policy analyst Antonia Juhasz, director of the Chevron Program at Global Exchange, and author of the books _The Tyranny of Oil_ and _The Bush Agenda_. The conversation was recorded in the KOOP Studio on December 5, 2009, with the guest telephoning from San Francisco. Episode concludes with a commentary by Rahul Mahajan ("Climate Change Theater").
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Antonia Juhasz; Standard Oil; Chevron; oil industry; big oil; anti-trust; mergers; Global Exchange; The Tyranny of Oil; The Bush Agenda; Under the Hood Cafe; Iraq Veterans Against the War; MonkeyWrench Books; James Jones; Condoleezza Rice; US Chamber of Commerce; Prop 87; Proposition 87; Iraq; Iran; Afghanistan; energy policy; foreign policy; military policy; Copenhagen; climate change; California; Texas; corporate; grassroots; war; anti-war; peace; justice; Bush; Cheney; Obama
|People United - January 21, 2011 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features journalist Jordan Flaherty and released political prisoner Robert Hillary King on the subject of community and resistance, particularly as it pertains to post-Katrina New Orleans, the Jena Six case, and Angola State Prison. They spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin, Texas, on December 5, 2010.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Jordan Flaherty; Floodlines; Robert Hillary King; Robert King Wilkerson; From the Bottom of the Heap; race; class; youth issues; Community and Resistance Tour; MonkeyWrench Books; Jena Six; Jena 6; hurricane relief; New Orleans; Katrina; police; law enforcement; abolitionist; prison; criminal justice; community organizing; social movements; Angola State Prison; Black Panther Party; political prisoners; history; current events
|People United - May 28, 2010 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features journalist and poet John Ross on his book _El Monstruo: Dread and Redemption in Mexico City_. He spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin, Texas, on February 16, 2010.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; John Ross; El Monstruo; MonkeyWrench Books; Beat Generation; expatriate; Aztec empire; Spanish colonialism; genocide; Mexico; Mexico City; 1985; earthquake; 1988; presidential election; PRI; PAN; PRD; Carlos Salinas; Cuauhtemoc Cardenas; Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador; mayor; state; civil society; electoral politics; Joseph Campbell; drug war; myth; history; Emiliano Zapata; Subcommandante Marcos; Subcommander Marcos; Zapatista; 1810; 1910; 2010; immigrant; emigrant; border; labor; economy
|People United 2013 Mar 15 - Allan Campbell|
This episode of KOOP Radio's People United features Dada Maheshvarananda, who directs the Prout Research Institute of Venezuela, on his book After Capitalism: Economic Democracy in Action. He spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin, Texas, on November 8, 2012.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Dada Maheshvarananda; Prout Research Institute of Venezuela; After Capitalism; Economic Democracy in Action; Prout's Vision of a New World; PROUT; Progressive Utilization Theory; Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar; economic democracy; social democracy; local; global; cooperative; community; nonprofit; public sector; private sector; corporate; corporation; capitalism; socialism; grassroots; organizing; activism; education; human rights; India; Cuba; Venezuela; Texas; MonkeyWrench Books; social justice; economic justice; current events
|People United - September 7, 2012 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features Robert Jensen, a professor of journalism at the University of Texas at Austin and a co-founder of the Third Coast Activist Resource Center, on the authors that have most influenced his politics and on the importance of critical thought. He spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin, Texas, on July 7, 2012.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Robert Jensen; Robert W Jensen; Department of Journalism; University of Texas at Austin; Third Coast Activist Resource Center; MonkeyWrench Books; books; authors; James Baldwin; Wendell Berry; Noam Chomsky; Andrea Dworkin; anti-pornography; sex-positive; feminism; patriarchy; gender; patriarchy; race; racism; white supremacy; economic; capitalism; US foreign policy; war; empire; imperialism; peace; news; media; journalism; institution; institutional; criticism; critical; thinking; thought; radical; left; activism; movement; struggle; history; current events
|People United - May 21, 2010 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features a conversation broadcast live about the oil industry with US policy analyst Antonia Juhasz telephoning from Houston, Nigerian women's rights activist Emem Okon telephoning from San Francisco, and Austin peace activist Heidi Turpin in the KOOP Studio in Austin.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Antonia Juhasz; Chevron Program; Global Exchange; True Cost of Chevron; Emem Okon; Kebetkache Women Development & Resource Centre; Justice in Nigeria Now; Heidi Turpin; Code Pink Austin; Code Pink Alert; Code Pink; BP; British Petroleum; Beyond Petroleum; Chevron; ChevronTexaco; Gulf Oil; Nigeria; women's rights; military; gas flaring; environment; agriculture; tourism; direct action; protest; economy; poverty; oil; oil industry; big oil; Mississippi; Louisiana; Texas; Gulf states; Houston; Austin; MonkeyWrench Books; Rice University; Rice Media Center; Iraq; oil contracts; Iraq Veterans Against the War; TJ Buonomo; Thomas Buonomo; Thomas J Buonomo; oil spill; BP oil spill; Deepwater Horizon oil spill; Macondo blowout; Gulf of Mexico; annual report; alternative annual report; shareholders meeting; global justice
|People United 2013 May 10 - Allan Campbell|
This episode of KOOP Radio's People United features a conversation with geographer Eliot Tretter about his research on Austin, Texas, in addition to his intellectual trajectory and his activism. He spoke at the KOOP Studio on May 5, 2013.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Eliot Tretter; Eliot M Tretter; geographer; geography; urban; development; interdisciplinary; studies; environmental; University of Texas at Austin; University of Calgary; Clark University; John Hopkins University; Texas A & M University; College Station; Glasgow; Scotland; Great Britain; United Kingdom; Labor; Conservative; Margaret Thatcher; Democrat; Democratic; Republican; political party; partisan; nonpartisan; liberal establishment; fundraising; politics; electoral; activism; restricted convenant; property; deed; zoning; public; private; segregation; gentrification; affordable housing; homeless; communities of color; people of color; minority; Jewish; anti-Semitism; whiteness; white; Hispanic; Latin; Latino; Mexican; African; American; black; race; racism; ethnicity; capitalism; real estate; business; community; Downtown Austin Alliance; Austin Chamber of Commerce; Austin City Hall; Austin City Council; MonkeyWrench Books; Save Our Springs; SOS; Alliance; PODER; People Organized in Defense of the Earth and her Resources; East Austin; US Congress; Texas Legislature; Texas; Washington DC; District of Columbia; Maryland; Bethesda; Baltimore; Silver Spring; city; state; federal; government; suburbs; urban core; downtown; ward politics; single member; districts; at large; geographic; representation; ideology; framing; compromise; struggle; history; current events